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Prefixes Chp. 3

bi-,di- twice, double
brachy- short
hemi- half
iso equal, same
meg(a)-, megal(o) large
micro- small, microscopic
mon(o)- single
multi- many
pan-, pant(o)- all, entire
pluri- several, more
poly- many
quadra-, quadri- four
tri- three
uni- one, single
ab-, abs- away from
ad- toward, to
ana- up, toward
apo- derived, separate
cata- down
circum- around
di-, dif-, dir-, dis- not, separated
dia- through
ect(o)- outside
epi- over
ex- out of, away from
exo- external, on the outside
extra- without, on the outside
infra- positioned beneath
inter- between
intra- within
mes(o)- middle, median
para- near, adjacent,beside
peri- around, about, near
retro- behind, backward
sub- less than, under, inferior
supra-, above, over
trans- across, through
actin, ante- before
post- after, following
pre- before
primi- first
pro- before, forward
a- without
ambi- both, around
an- without
anti- against, opposing
brady- slow
co-,col-,com-,con-,cor- together
contra- against
de- away from
dys- abnormal, difficult, painful
eu- well, good, normal
hyper- above normal, overlu
hypo- below normal
mal- bad, inadequate
re- again, backward
semi- half
syl-, sym-, syn-, sys- together
tachy- fast
ultra- beyond,excessive
un- not
auto- self
meta- behind, after, beyond
par(a)- beside, abnormal, involving two parts
Created by: eringuymon



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